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Personal Assistant/Office Manager

Vancouver, BC

Personal Assistant/Office Manager

50-60K + stock options

Vancouver, BC




STRIVE is a specialist recruitment firm offering proactive recruitment solutions in the areas of Accounting & Finance, Corporate Administration, and Manufacturing Operations. STRIVE supports various clients from small to medium-sized enterprises to Fortune 500 organizations for their permanent, contract, and temporary recruitment needs.




STRIVE has partnered with an esteemed client in the venture capital industry. This is a great opportunity to work with a renowned company, a TOP EMPLOYER, and expand your current experience. We are looking for a Personal Assistant/Office Manager who is adaptable and focused for their Vancouver location.


The role is divided into 50% Office Manager duties and 50% Personal Assistant responsibilities. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.




Office Manager:

·          Manage the day-to-day operations of the office, including scheduling appointments, maintaining office supplies, and managing the office budget.

·          Ensuring a clean office daily with tasks such as loading and unloading the dishwasher, keeping the reception area tidy to a high level, and distributing deliveries/mail right away to avoid mess.

·          Serve as the first point of contact for clients, investors, and other stakeholders, responding to phone calls, emails, and other inquiries in a timely and professional manner.

·          Schedule and coordinate meetings, both internally and externally, ensuring all participants are aware of the agenda and any relevant information in advance.

·          Assist with travel arrangements, including booking flights, hotels, and transportation for staff members and visitors.

·          Manage the onboarding process for new employees, including preparing orientation materials and coordinating with IT and hiring manager.

·          Assist with special projects and events, including organizing company parties, team building activities, and other events as needed.

·          Provide administrative support to the firm's partners and executives, including managing their calendars, scheduling meetings, and arranging travel.

·          Assist with financial and accounting tasks, including processing expense reports, tracking invoices, and managing accounts payable and receivable.

·          Maintain confidential information and exercise discretion and sound judgment when handling sensitive information.

·          Manage the IT as well as communications with the building management.

·          Complete ad-hoc tasks that come up from staff members - booking restaurants, typing out documents, 911 staples runs.


Personal Assistant:



INSURANCE: Researching the best insurance rates and coverage (from 3 brokers) for all owned items: properties, cars, art, jewelry, yacht, plane.

PLANE: Contacting all the Hangar spaces/FBO’s in Toronto and finding the best rate for hangar space, ramping, fuel & all.



Miami & California House: Assist with finding new appliances/items that need to be repaired or added to house. Any issues that may go on at the house. (Hot water/ electrical) Help manage the billing and payments for the house.

Vancouver apartment: Retrieve mail, schedule, and go into unit for any repairs. Assist with car there.

Manage the tenants – (1st point of contact as landlord) for family property – (collect and contact tenants for rent, utilities and they contact me for any issues going on at the house)



Staff from the plane will update on any costs.


·      Help to manage CEO’s social media.

·      Book and schedule all of CEO’s travel, as well assist with his family members and staff travel.

·      Assist with invoices being approved before getting paid.

·      Assist with tracking credit cards – billing, finding out where costs are coming from for all statements.




·      Bachelor's degree in business administration, management, or a related field preferred.

·      At least 3 years of experience in office management, executive assistance, or a related field.

·      Required to work outside of business hours as needed and available online at all times.

·      Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize competing demands.

·      Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to interact professionally with all levels of staff and external stakeholders.

·      Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Outlook, and other office management software.

·      Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with a positive attitude and strong work ethic.

·      Prior experience in the venture capital or finance industry is a plus.

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